Licensed Lover Boy was as soon as once more the largest album of the week, remaining at Quantity One with over 232 thousand venture items. The album noticed greater than twice the quantity of venture items as the largest debut of the week, from nation music artist Kacey Musgraves. Star-Crossed made a robust entry at Quantity Two, seeing virtually 95 thousand venture items. It was the highest-selling album of the week, with just a little greater than half its gross sales from vinyl.
The High 10 additionally noticed an enormous debut from Baby Keem, at Quantity 5 with The Melodic Blue. The album reached a powerful 64 million streams, making it the most-streamed debut of the week. The rest of the High 10 was composed of earlier chart-topping albums akin to Kanye West’s Donda at Quantity Three, and Olivia Rodrigo’s Bitter at Quantity 4, with a shock title on the finish: Metallica’s self-titled album hit a brand new peak at Quantity Ten, on account of a remastered vinyl launch.
The Rolling Stone 200 Albums chart tracks the most well-liked releases of the week in the US. Entries are ranked by album items, a quantity that mixes digital and bodily album gross sales, digital tune gross sales, and audio streams utilizing a customized weighting system. The chart doesn’t embrace passive listening akin to terrestrial radio or digital radio. The Rolling Stone 200 Albums chart is up to date day by day, and every week Rolling Stone finalizes and publishes an official model of the chart, overlaying the seven-day interval ending with the earlier Thursday.
The High 20 additionally noticed debuts, with J Balvin’s Jose at Quantity 12 and Aaliyah’s self-titled album, which hit streaming providers for the primary time, at Quantity 14 with over 10 million streams.
Subsequent week on the RS 200, count on competitors within the prime of the charts from Lil Nas X’s Montero.
See the complete RS 200 here.
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